Winter Dreams™ Ruse Black Hellebore
Helleborus x 'Ruse Black'
Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Keep soil lightly moist, but not soggy
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 12-16 inches tall and 16-20 inches wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Winter to Early Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade|
|Special Feature||Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil lightly moist, but not soggy|
|Companion Plants||Hosta (Hosta); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Ligularia (Ligularia); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)|
Thrives in enriched, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Tolerates drought, once established; supplement during extended dry spells. May produce seedlings with variable flowers; remove spent blooms to maintain color of original clump. Prune old foliage in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9